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In a VFD installation, can multiple motor leads be wired in the same conduit?

In a VFD installation, can multiple motor leads be wired in the same conduit?

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Multiple motor and or Line leads from different drives in the same conduit.

It is not recommended to run the motor leads from different drives in the same conduit. 
Multiple motor leads from different drives is not recommended because the noise generated from the pulse width modulated (PWM) waveform can cause cross-talk resulting in possible nuisance tripping.

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